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NewsDesk @bactiman63 South African health authorities reported today a case of Lassa fever diagnosed in a man from KwaZulu-Natal on 12 May 2022. The man had extensive travel history in Nigeria before returning to South Africa. He fell ill after entering South Africa and was hospitalized in a Pietermaritzburg hospital. The diagnosis of Lassa fever was […]

South Africa reports fatal imported Lassa fever case, 1st case since 2007 - Outbreak News Today

A case of Lassa fever was diagnosed in a man from KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases announced on Friday.A case of Lassa fever was diagnosed in a man from KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases announced on Friday.

Lassa fever detected in KZN in SA man who had travelled to Nigeria

South Africa has identified an imported case of Lassa fever, a hemorrhagic virus harboured by rats and transmitted to humans.South Africa has identified an imported case of Lassa fever, a hemorrhagic virus harboured by rats and transmitted to humans.

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